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"Citizen Kane," DVD, Black and White, 120 minutes, 1941, Turner/Warner Bros.; directed by Orson Welles; starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton and Dorothy Comingore.

February 24, 2013

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Mid-Manhattan Library

Remarkable, influential, and unforgettable drama tracing the rise of publishing mogul, Charles Foster Kane (Orson Welles) from humble beginnings to riches and accolades beyond belief. Based on the life of publishing tycoon William Randolph Hearst, Citizen Cane is considered one of the greatest movies of all time. 

WINNER OF THE ACADEMY AWARD®FOR BEST ORIGINAL SCREENPLAY, 1942